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Scores
Standings
SLB
@BOS
11
4
DET
@NYY
5
7
CLE
@PHA
1
4
CLE
@PHA
9
3
CHW
@WSH
3
2
NYG
@CHC
0
2
BSN
@CIN
5
9
BSN
@CIN
6
0
BRO
@PIT
10
7
PHI
@STL
2
8
Tuesday, July 23, 1929,
, Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
Tigers
5
45-46
 Lost 5 
5th, 21 GB
at Yankees
7
54-33
 Won 1 
2nd, 10 GB
W: George Pipgras (11-9)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          0  2  0   0  0  0   1  1  1    5 10  2
Yankees         0  2  0   2  0  3   0  0  X    7  8  0

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Roy Johnson LF 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .333 .404 .521 .925 1 0 2B
Charlie Gehringer 2B 5 0 3 2 0 0 5 .344 .420 .540 .961 4 4 2·3B
Bob Fothergill RF 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .366 .400 .617 1.017 1 0
Dale Alexander 1B 3 1 1 0 1 1 4 .327 .374 .565 .939 8 0
Marty McManus 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .302 .358 .499 .857 2 3
Harry Rice CF 3 2 2 3 1 0 4 .312 .377 .422 .798 3 0 2·HR
Merv Shea C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .299 .369 .394 .762 4 0
Yats Wuestling SS 4 1 1 0 0 2 4 .233 .258 .233 .491 1 3
Earl Whitehill P 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .283 .340 .457 .797 0 2
   Pinky Hargrave PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .258 .352 .323 .675
   Emil Yde P 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .462 .481 .577 1.058 0 0
Team Totals 36 5 10 5 3 4 39 .278 .333 .583 .917 24 12
2B: R Johnson (33).
3B: C Gehringer 2 (7).
HR: H Rice 2 (2).
TB: H Rice 8; C Gehringer 7; R Johnson 2; E Whitehill; Y Wuestling; D Alexander; M Shea.
RBI: H Rice 3 (36); C Gehringer 2 (70).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 2. C Gehringer-Y Wuestling-D Alexander; C Gehringer-D Alexander.
E: H Rice (6); C Gehringer (11).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 3 1 1 0 2 0 5 .340 .404 .466 .870 4 0 2B
Gene Robertson 3B 3 2 1 0 2 0 5 .318 .386 .413 .799 2 4
Lou Gehrig 1B 4 0 1 0 1 1 5 .308 .456 .622 1.078 7 0
Samuel Byrd RF 3 2 1 3 2 0 5 .354 .459 .524 .984 3 0
Tony Lazzeri 2B 3 1 0 0 2 0 5 .361 .431 .548 .980 2 2
Bob Meusel LF 4 0 3 3 1 1 5 .277 .313 .439 .752 2 1
Benny Bengough C 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .250 .250 .361 .611 5 0
Leo Durocher SS 4 1 0 0 0 0 4 .262 .346 .305 .651 2 2
George Pipgras P 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .148 .207 .167 .374 0 1 SH
Team Totals 31 7 8 7 10 3 42 .258 .439 .290 .729 27 10
2B: E Combs (25).
SH: G Pipgras (3).
TB: B Meusel 3; E Combs 2; B Bengough; G Robertson; L Gehrig; S Byrd.
RBI: B Meusel 3 (46); S Byrd 3 (20); B Bengough (6).
Team LOB: 11.

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Earl Whitehill, L (5-8) 6 7 7 6 9 1 0 5.90 34 24
Emil Yde 2 1 0 0 1 2 0 5.46 8
Team Totals 8 8 7 6 10 3 0 6.75 42 24

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
George Pipgras, W (11-9) 9 10 5 5 3 4 2 4.34 39 48
Team Totals 9 10 5 5 3 4 2 5.00 39 48
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bick Campbell, 1B - Brick Owens, 2B - (none), 3B - Harry Geisel.
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Detroit Tigers         New York Yankees
1 Roy Johnson LF 1 Earle Combs CF
2 Charlie Gehringer 2B 2 Gene Robertson 3B
3 Bob Fothergill RF 3 Lou Gehrig 1B
4 Dale Alexander 1B 4 Samuel Byrd RF
5 Marty McManus 3B 5 Tony Lazzeri 2B
6 Harry Rice CF 6 Bob Meusel LF
7 Merv Shea C 7 Benny Bengough C
8 Yats Wuestling SS 8 Leo Durocher SS
9 Earl Whitehill P 9 George Pipgras P

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